Family Information Service

York Family Information Service is a free and impartial information service for mums, dads and carers of children and young people aged 0-19 (or up to 25 for disabled children).

The Family Information Service can help with anything and everything around family life.

If you're a mum, dad or carer, and have a question but don't know where to go, then please contact us.

Register on our world famous information scheme!

There are lots of things you're automatically expected to know as a parent. Our information scheme means we send you important information about family life that we hope will help you.

We don't use adverts, just useful information when you need it.

Finding and paying for childcare

When it comes to choosing childcare there are lots of options to think about. York Family Information Service has information about all childcare in and around York. We can provide you with tailored information and talk you through different ways of reducing your childcare bill.

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Name The York FIS Bear Competition

The Public Poll to name our bear is now open: entries close Wed 10th August 2016 at 5pm.


Create your own user feedback survey


Please share and vote for your favourite name. The child who submitted the most popular name will win a mini version of our bear.


Competition Rules


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Family Information Service

01904 554444